2014 consensus rises for the eighth time in the last nine weeks
Pfizer has leverage in the U.S. known as "Republicans" that they don't have abroad.
Americans will just continue to grin and bear it while the drug companies keep raising away. Raising prices here is as American as apple pie and as long as it's halfway within reason, nobody will stop it.
Nobody puts limits on college tuitions, car prices, food prices, etc. and nobody is going to put limits on drug price hikes either.
The travesty is you thinking that drug price hikes will be curtailed domestically. They won't - the agreement between Big Pharma and the Obama Administration practically guaranteed that.